Things to Do in and Around Toronto During April


April showers bring May flowers? More like April date ideas bring excitement and life to your month! After a long winter, we’re so excited that there’s fun things to do in Toronto all season long, and we’re going to keep you in the loop.

Whether you need to get a start of spring cleaning, spring shopping, or just socializing again there’s so much to explore in your city.

Check out events and date ideas happening this upcoming month in Toronto!

Singles Night at Gotstyle

Join Gotstyle in the Distillery District for a night of styling, shopping, mingling, food and drinks… plus, a chance to meet singles face-to face! If you haven’t been inside this store, you’ll love the interior, clothes, and accessories while hanging out, browsing around, and maybe stumbling upon amazing conversation with a future date.

Singles can expect a DJ, food, wine & beer, a Gotstyle gift card, on-site makeup artist, on-site Starks Barber, and giveaways!

Tickets are just $25.00 for this fun evening.

When: Thursday April 28th 6pm-11pm

Where: Gostyle at 21 Trinity Street, Toronto

photo by Gotstyle

A Grimm Night

In “A Grimm Night,” Transcen|Dance Project’s newest creation, audiences are welcomed, masked and set free to roam a mysterious building. Stroll into The Great Hall along Queen West and put on your masquerade mask, grab a drink, and be immersed in the show – literally. You and your date can experience the stories of Cinderella and Sleeping Beauty unfold around you with beautiful set ups and talented dancers.

When: April 15th – April 17th

Where: The Great Hall, 1087 Queen St W., Toronto

Princess Diana – Accredited Access Exhibition

For the first time, world famous Royal Photographers, Anwar Hussein and his two sons Samir and Zak share collections of their original images and the personal, exclusive and never-before-told stories behind them. The Husseins collectively spent four decades working side by side with the iconic Princess and her family and will reveal what they witnessed first-hand, both in public and private moments.

When: April 20th – June 12th, 2022

Where: Casa Loma, 1 Austin Terrace, Toronto

The One of a Kind Show

Spring-ify your wardrobe, home, or find the perfect gift for upcoming occasions at the spring One of a Kind Show. This bi-annually event is back and bringing local vendors under one roof with a refreshing, spring theme so you can discover new favourites and stroll around a beautiful market with your date.

When: until April 3rd at 6pm, but don’t worry if you missed it – they’ll be back for the fall!

Where: Enercare Centre at 100 Princes’ Blvd, Toronto

Terra Lumina

This enchanted Toronto Zoo night walk is back for the first three weekend of April. You and your date will be transported to another time; the year 2099, a time when humans and nature have learned to live in harmony.

Be transported by vibrant lighting, multimedia effects, breathtaking video projections and an original score to an enchanted world filled with possibility.

When: Tickets available for the evenings of April 1-2, 8-9, 15-16th

Where: Toronto Zoo at 2000 Meadowvale Rd, Scarborough

The Pint Upper Deck

As of April 1st, the Upper Deck is open at The Pint! This means in addition to an expansive restaurant and bar downstairs with screens everywhere to watch the game, and an elevated menu for date nights, guests can now venture upstairs to enjoy arcade games, drinks, and dancing the night away.

When: April 1st, on.

Where: The Pint at 277 Front St W., Toronto

Pingles Farm Easter Bunny Brunch

Pingles Farm wants everyone to come out of hibernation and enjoy a farm-fresh spring with this cute brunch!

Book a spot for their Easter Bunny brunch in the Pingle’s greenhouse and get a table for up to six people, a pre-fix brunch menu, a bakery box for the table, bottomless coffee, live music, and maybe even a visit from the Easter bunny itself!

When: April 9, 10th, 15-17th

Where: Pingles Farm at 1805 Taunton Rd, Hampton ON

Cirque du Soleil Kurios & Hotel X Toronto

You and your date can experience this quirky and eye-catching Cirque du Soleil show, then head back for a staycation in a whimsical, themed room at Hotel X Toronto.

The show follows an ambitious inventor who defies the laws of time, space and dimension in order to reinvent everything around him. Suddenly, the visible becomes invisible, perspectives are transformed, and the world is literally turned upside down.

Your KURIOS suite at Hotel X Toronto will extend your experience, created by Toronto designer and TV personality Shai DeLuca. The room combines contemporary with whimsical to transport you to another world

When: April 14th – July 17th, 2022

Where: Hotel X Toronto at 111 Princes’ Blvd., Toronto & Ontario Place at 955 Lake Shore Blvd W., Toronto

Actify Full Moon Ceremony & Group Reiki/Sound Healing Meditation

Actify Social leads pop-up moon ceremonies, beach parties, and reiki/meditation classes for every soul!

These peaceful gatherings are reflections of our BIPOC founders childhood dreams. Despite facing systematic oppression and being casted out for practicing yoga at such an early age in their communities, they used the practice as a tool for introspective self-discovery, commitment to the pursuit of self-love, and healing of past wounds… They now dedicate their experiences all over the world in honour of women-identifying souls and their allies for being the first community to accept them. Welcoming all levels and people in the hopes that no one ever goes through the depth of exclusion that they once felt.”


This month, you can check out a few experiences by Actify Social including:

April 9th – Group Reiki & Sound Healing Meditation in Toronto (location disclosed to ticketholders)

April 16th – Full Moon Ceremony in Toronto

April 23rd – Group Reiki & Sound Healing Meditation in Toronto (moon in Aquarius)

The Library At Night

The Library at Night is an immersive and sensory virtual-reality journey that whisks you away to ten beautiful libraries, real or imagined, throughout time and across the globe – from Mexico to Japan, Copenhagen, Sarajevo and beyond.

Go on a romantic library date around the world without leaving Toronto.

When: All April long

Where: Lighthouse ArtSpace Toronto at 1 Yonge St., Toronto

T.O. Food and Drink Fest

Kicking off the spring foodie festivals is this three-day celebration of delicious food and beverages from brands you love, or ones that you will discover as new favourites. Walk around and sample, sip, eat, and shop with your date before hitting the town for a night out or staycation.

When: April 22nd – 24th, 2022

Where: Metro Toronto Convention Centre North Building at 255 Front St W., Toronto

Paint & Sip Classes at Studio Paint Bar

Along Lakeshore in Mississauga, the Port Credit area specifically, you’ll find some amazing paint parties, classes, cocktails, imported wines and bites; everything that makes up the perfect date night!

Every Friday and Saturday you can attend the Studio Paint Bar‘s Paint Parties creating works similar to Monet, for sunset lovers, and more. Check out their schedule, paintings, and snag your spot online.

When: Every Friday evening (7pm), and Saturday afternoon (2pm)/evening (7pm).

Where: The Studio Paint Bar at 80 Port Street East Unit C, Mississauga

photo by The Studio Paint Bar

Canada’s Wonderland

The park is officially opening this month! Whether you were there last season or have been waiting years to return, you can get back to your thrill-seeking dates. Now help us decide if we missed the rides, the games, or the food more…

When: Opening to the public on April 30th

Where: Canada’s Wonderland at 1 Canada’s Wonderland Drive, Vaughan

We have more local, national, and travel date ideas waiting for you, plus free shipping for your datenight game when you use DATENIGHT at checkout!

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